Accodring to FourFourTwo reports, Arjen Robben claims that Barcelona wanted to sign him while Robben was at Real Madrid. Other clubs including Tottenham, Manchester City, Manchester United, and Fenerbache were all interested at the time. Robben had this to say, " That's all history now. Im very that I'm a Bayern Munich player now. I'm looking forward to a successful season in Germany." In league play, Robben made 50 appearances for Madrid, and scored 11 goals.